More than 20 boats participated in the Annual Newport Harbor Boat Parade on Friday, November 24th.

Boats congregated at the causeway Newport Shipyard, then traveled south into the channel past Bowen’s Wharf and the other wharves. They turned west around Ann St. Pier near Ida Lewis then north up the east side of Goat Island and then headed for the Newport Yacht Club or back to their own moorings.

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).